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Yi-Shuan Lee

Painting, Untapped, Booth U-14

Yi-Shuan Lee is a Taiwanese Canadian artist. Lee’s multidisciplinary practice includes painting, sculpture, and film. His works features striking play on odd and surreal narratives based on his life story as a first generation immigrant living in North America. Lee’s works reveals the lives of an era of modern youth in Taiwan struggling to outlive the expectations set from their previous generation. Lee finds interest in uncovering untold stories from South East Asia and introducing oriental perspectives in his art. Lee received his BFA from OCAD University in 2017; he has since exhibited works across China, Taiwan, Canada, Italy and America. Lee exhibited most recently at the Toronto Outdoor Art Fair. Lee currently lives and works in Toronto, Canada.